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NEWS! - Aircraft Update : PA-28-181 Piper Archer III v4.0 by AeroSphere

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NEWS! - Aircraft Update : PA-28-181 Piper Archer III v4.0 by AeroSphere


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Originally released in August, 2017. Aeroshpere have completely redeveloped their PA-28-181 Piper Archer III with new reflective maps for the whole aircraft inside and out, and a completely new interior with adjustments to flight model. It is a very comprehensive upgrade.


The Archer III was taken from the Cherokee line and sports a carbureted Lycoming O-360-A4M with 180HP at 2700 RPM with a fixed pitch prop. AeroSphere’s Archer was created using the Pilot Information Manual to fully encapsulate an accurate flight model for X-Plane 11 and 10. 
Update includes;
• New nose and spinner 
• New landing gear/tires and strut assemblies 
• New interior with new textures
• New chairs and seat supports with new textures
• New normal maps and liveries 
• New reflective maps for the whole aircraft, including inside and out
• Updated the flight model 
• Added cockpit support for a better VR experience such as yoke click regions and hotspots
Two Archer models included!
  • G1000 Variant 
  • Steam Gauge variant
  • Designed for X-Plane 11
  • 4 HD (4096 x 4096) liveries with a plain white texture that can be used for custom paint schemes.
  • Steam gauge trainer cockpit model to help pilots in the training environment with required instruments for IFR.
  • Garmin 1000 for G1000 variant
  • G530 and 430 for steam gauge variant
  • All gauges are 3D
  • Detailed flight model and interactive 3D virtual cockpit with animated knobs, buttons etc. cabin door, storm window and rear baggage compartment door.
  • Toggle button to remove/display yoke
  • Compatible with HDR and normal lighting effects
  • Many textures taken from the actual aircraft
  • Custom sounds compatible with X-Plane 11
  • VR hotspots
  • FMOD sounds
  • Removable wheel pants (click on wheel strut to remove)


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All Images are courtesy of Aerosphere Simulations



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The PA-28-181 Piper Archer III by AeroSphere is now available from the X-Plane.OrgStore!... Here:


PA-28-181 Piper Archer III

Price is US$24.95



X-Plane 11

Windows, Mac or Linux
4 Gb VRAM Minimum. 8 GB+ VRAM Recommended

Current version: 4.0 (November 3rd 2021)

News by Stephen Dutton

6th November 2021

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